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Someone Else's Daughter : The Life and Death of Anita Cobby - Julia Sheppard

Someone Else's Daughter

The Life and Death of Anita Cobby


Published: 15th September 1997
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On a hot summer night in 1986, beautiful young Sydney nurse Anita Cobby alighted from a train at Blacktown station and set off to a horrific fate. The recovery of her ravaged body two days later sparked Australia's greatest police manhunt and ignited unprecedented fury and outrage across the nation.

About the Author

Julia Sheppard is Head of Special Collections and archivist of the Wellcome Library for the History of Medicine and Understanding of Medicine.


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Very informative book


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  • Informative
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    Brilliantly written book. Very moving and incredibly sad.

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    ISBN: 9780732909161
    ISBN-10: 0732909163
    Audience: General
    Format: Paperback
    Language: English
    Number Of Pages: 215
    Published: 15th September 1997
    Publisher: Pan Macmillan Australia
    Country of Publication: AU
    Dimensions (cm): 22.8 x 15.5  x 1.8
    Weight (kg): 0.3
    Edition Number: 1